50 Melbourne Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Ishizuka, Tinamba Hotel, The Carlton Wine Room
Price Range:$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Japanese, Modern Australian, European
Neighborhoods:Melbourne CBD, Tinamba, Carlton

Ishizuka

$$$$·Japanese·
Melbourne CBD
41 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Special Occasion
  • Authentic
Fine dining atmosphere, detail on the presentation on the food, can't get any better Japanese food in Melbourne
97% recommended
3 people mentioned the Kaiseki
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Tinamba Hotel

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Tinamba
626 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Music a bit loud for comfortable conversation. Margaritas better with salt!
96% recommended
Best Ambiance in Victoria
3 people mentioned the Affogato
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The Carlton Wine Room

$$$$·European·
Carlton
404 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Part of our group were new to the CWR and we now have new converts!! The food/wine and service were as usual exemplary, and the upstairs banquet seating an added bonus! CWR is onRead more
96% recommended
Notable Wine List in Melbourne
4 people mentioned the Croquettes
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Tokyo Tina

$$$$·Japanese·
Windsor
357 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Good food and drinks and service by Julia was amazing.
96% recommended
Japanese in Melbourne
1 people mentioned the Aperol Spritz
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Park Street Pasta & Wine

$$$$·Italian·
South Melbourne
527 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
Very tasty pasta, will go back and enjoy again soon
83% recommended
Notable Wine List in Inner City South
2 people mentioned the Agnolotti
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Noir Restaurant

$$$$·French·
Richmond
394 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
We have been to Noir frequently over the years, it is always an outstanding experience. The last time we were here, I wrote, "The service was excellent, good-humoured and well-inRead more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Inner City East
2 people mentioned the Bread Roll
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Smith & Daughters

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Fitzroy
1,254 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Highly recommend. The food far exceeded expectations. Non-vegan's would be very happy here. Service was polite and attentive
96% recommended
Healthy in Melbourne
12 people mentioned the Ragu
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Terrace Restaurant at All Saints Estate

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Wahgunyah
339 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
This place is always an easy choice when we need to treat ourselves to some amazing food. The entrees are delicious, particularly the oysters! We had the winter menu choosing lamb Read more
94% recommended
Best Food in Hume
3 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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St Andrews Beach Brewery

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Fingal
697 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
Great place for lunch. Great facilities and excellent service
96% recommended
Hot Spot in Victoria
5 people mentioned the Calamari Salad
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Bluestone American BBQ

$$$$·Barbecue·
Coburg
314 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
We got the 2 x Feast for 2 and 2 x Pork Ribs and we had so much food! It was the best American BBQ I have ever eaten but value for money you can’t go wrong here! Great selection oRead more
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Inner City North
2 people mentioned the Bbq Sauce
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Oriental Tea House - Chapel St

$$$$·Chinese·
South Yarra
407 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Lunch
Great service and delicious food. Would definitely return.
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Inner City South
19 people mentioned the Dumplings
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Top Paddock Cafe

$$$$·Café·
Richmond
209 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Very noisy and difficult to hear. Food good. Serve staff nice just need to check water and drinks more regularly.
93% recommended
Great for Brunch in Melbourne
2 people mentioned the Beef Brisket
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The Main Corner

$$$$·Contemporary Asian·
Upwey
60 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
Great service and the food is devine. Service is prompt. Restaurant was not too busy but does get a bit loud when full
94% recommended
2 people mentioned the Pepper Calamari
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New Quarter

$$$$·Vietnamese·
Richmond
241 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
The food and drinks were delicious and the service was wonderful
93% recommended
Best Service in Inner City East
1 people mentioned the Calamari
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Hell of the North

$$$$·French·
Fitzroy
396 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
It was my first visit to Hell of the North and I’ll be going back. A wonderful dining experience.
88% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Inner City North
4 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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David's

$$$$·Chinese (Shanghai)·
Prahran
534 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Lunch
The food was excellent!
89% recommended
26 people mentioned the Dumplings
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Bam Bam Italian

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Australia
344 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Kid-friendly
  • Good for Groups
Pizza was just right . Not too much cheese with a thin crusty base.
97% recommended
Kid Friendly in Exclusive
3 people mentioned the Garlic Pizza
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Assaggini

$$$$·Italian·
Mornington
635 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Outstanding experience. Incredibly friendly staff, phenomenal food, great wine selection. Couldn't recommend it more.
96% recommended
Italian in Victoria
5 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Girl & Bull

$$$$·Australian·
Mount Eliza
313 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
The food is always exquisite at the Girl & Bull and the staff are wonderful too! As a regular, it is our very favourite place on the Peninsula.
93% recommended
Neighborhood Gem in Victoria
2 people mentioned the Calamari
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Graze Family Bistro

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Sale
130 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for Groups
Great place to eat. Good food and friendly service.
100% recommended
2 people mentioned the Bread Roll
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Eleni's Kitchen + Bar

$$$$·Greek·
Yarraville
71 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Comfort Food
  • Special Occasion
Awesome Food, Good Value. This was is a return booking and we were not disapointed
90% recommended
2 people mentioned the Calamari
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Rumi Restaurant

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Brunswick
483 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Lovely atmosphere, great helpful staff and delicious food
93% recommended
16 people mentioned the Lamb Shoulder
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Waterfront Southgate

$$$$·Seafood·
Southbank
677 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
Our night at the Waterfront was magical good service great food warmth and ambience. Our waiter was great a breath of fresh air to be able to order with the waiter and not an APP. Read more
93% recommended
Best Service in City Centre
6 people mentioned the Paella
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Mercetta

$$$$·Breakfast·
Mornington
169 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Came hear Sunday morning as a treat for myself and I was blown away! All the staff made sure to take care of me and were friendly and talkative. The food and drinks were delicious Read more
94% recommended
Afternoon Coffee in Victoria
2 people mentioned the Smoked Salmon
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Rococo Acland Street

$$$$·Italian·
St Kilda
723 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Groups
Always love the service here. have never had a bad meal, can't imagine anything on the menu being bad. will come back again
97% recommended
Italian in Melbourne
2 people mentioned the Calamari Salad
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Bhang

$$$$·Cocktail Bar·
Brunswick
336 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Food = Great. Service = Great. Your time here = Great
89% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in Inner City North
5 people mentioned the Thali
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St Leonards Vineyard Café

$$$$·Café·
Wahgunyah
56 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
  • Scenic View
We visited with friends from Melbourne. The planets aligned as the weather was perfect... Service was excellent and the food was high standard... the location near the Murray is plRead more
91% recommended
1 people mentioned the Cheese Platter
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Coombe The Melba Estate

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Australia
1,223 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Lunch
Pleasant venue, friendly staff, good food, interesting Nellie Melba stuff, surprisingly good wine
94% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Exclusive
22 people mentioned the High Tea
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Levantine Hill – Dining

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Yarra Valley
386 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Lunch
The food had a very middle eastern flavor to it and was mainly nice but some of the dishes were disappointing. The lamb rice pilaf resembled a Biryani but without seasoning or flavRead more
Notable Wine List in Victoria
4 people mentioned the Lamb Pita
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Stokehouse St Kilda Beach

$$$$·Australian·
St Kilda
1,340 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
Always a treat to go eat at the Stokehouse. Ambiance is great, service always excellent and food is consistently good. Parking across the road is also very convenient. All in all aRead more
93% recommended
Scenic View in Melbourne
16 people mentioned the Fish Chip
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The Grand Hotel Warrandyte

$$$$·Pub·
Warrandyte
711 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for Groups
  • Neighborhood Gem
Great place to have a sit down meal. Service was quick and friendly staff. Enjoy coming to this place every time.
89% recommended
Healthy in Eastern Suburbs
5 people mentioned the Barramundi
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Greensborough RSL

$$$$·Bistro·
Greensborough
265 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
Was assisted with gluten-free choices from the menu! Was excellent service and an enjoyable night
92% recommended
Best Service in Northern Suburbs
2 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Edge Geelong

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Geelong City Center
430 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
Good service and good food, reccomend.
90% recommended
Most Booked in Victoria
1 people mentioned the Angus Beef
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The Rocks Mornington

$$$$·Seafood·
Mornington
1,107 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Waterfront
Great venue for our anniversary dinner, service and food was first class considering day 1 out of lockdown.
94% recommended
Scenic View in Victoria
12 people mentioned the Fish Chip
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Wah Wah Gee

$$$$·Asian·
Australia
782 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Good for Groups
Holiday dining. Great food and atmosphere
Fit for Foodies in Exclusive
15 people mentioned the Dumplings
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Healesville Hotel

$$$$·Australian·
Yarra Valley
237 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Wonderful, friendly staff and a beautiful country pub atmosphere. The food was very tasty but far too small whereby we had to order chips and veg to top up the meal. $102 for twoRead more
98% recommended
Best Ambiance in Victoria
4 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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radii restaurant & bar

$$$$·Australian·
East Melbourne
71 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
The radii restaurant & bar in the hotel offered a pleasant atmosphere and decor during our dinner reservations. The presentation and plating of our meal was well presented and the Read more
4 people mentioned the High Tea
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